Textango.com has teamed up with Victory Records for a special contest promoting the new Bayside release, The Walking Wounded. At 12:30am EST tonight, people can text message Bayside4 to 23333 to purchase the record. The charge will be added to your cell phone bill and then you can pick up the digital files on Textango.com. Each person that buys the album will be entered into a daily contest to win autographed merch from Bayside & Victory over the next 2 weeks.
1997, one of Victory Records' newest signings, left for the studio in California today. Their Victory debut will be recorded with Cameron Webb (Motorhead, Silverstein, Ignite), and should be in stores in late April or early May.
Victory Records have signed Connecticut metal band Emmure. The band will head into the studio late November / early December to record a new full length. Their EP The Complete Guide To Needlework will still see a release through This City is Burning Records and will be available online and at select Hot Topics across the United States.